Aortic aneurysm and orchitis due to Wegener's granulomatosis.

  title={Aortic aneurysm and orchitis due to Wegener's granulomatosis.},
  author={R C Minnee and Guido EL van den Berk and Johan O Groeneveld and Jeroen P. van Dijk and Kagan Turkçan and Michel Jacobus Timotheus Visser and A. Vahl},
  journal={Annals of vascular surgery},
  volume={23 6},
We present a patient with Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) with involvement of the abdominal aorta, testis, peripheral nerve system, and skin. A 51-year-old man presented at our outpatient clinic with lower back pain. He had a history of smoking, hypertension, and an embryonal carcinoma of the left testis, treated 13 years ago with orchidectomy and chemotherapy. One month earlier, he underwent a partial orchidectomy of the right testis due to testicular swelling. Abdominal computed tomography… CONTINUE READING


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